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FOX Business
Sep 13, 2012 3:00pm EDT
. who wants that job? meg whitman ran for ebay and in california governor and a day shy of her 1-year anniversary where she is right now. hewlett-packard and a turnaround exclusively and thank you for being here. we can't ignore what is going on with the markets on the federal reserve. as the businessperson, back to a market like this hewlett-packard likes it. >> we are with facing the onomic head wind of a tough economy in the united states. if this is going to help the economy get going we are all open to any number of initiatives because we are in the longest standing recession since the great depression. everyone's business needs an economic boost. liz: you put in assurances would you agree with that? >> i haven't studied everything he said but we are all for government and business joining together to say we needed different approach. we have got to get this economy going because average americans are really hurting and when the consumer is week they don't buy from businesses. we are consumer driven country so the consumer has to have some confidence. helping the housing market c
CSPAN
Sep 30, 2012 5:00pm EDT
whitman. i just love his work. especially in april when lilacs last by the dooryard balloon. and i always loved the canadian writer, i believe her name was katherine. she wrote creation. her writing is beautiful. i understand and he knows and understands. but in a way, who cares. i love her writing. >> let's go to the walt whitman park. >> the book starts covering writers only after world war ii. whitman is a great one who published things in the 1850s, he included the calamus forums, which are between men. it was very exciting and different and gay men and women would refer to these forums is that somebody was finally writing about me telling my story. i talk about the only briefly in my book because i'm talking about world war ii. but what lynn was a major breakthrough. an interesting thing about whitman as he did not want to be identified as gay. once he became famous, he was insisting that he would get letters from men in same sex relationships. and that would be like oh, no, that's not what i'm talking about. he did not want to give up his celebrity to be a spokesman for a small mino
FOX Business
Sep 13, 2012 4:00pm EDT
hits corporate earnings because as we just heard from meg whitman, hp is doing okay but they are firing people. they are letting people go to become more efficient. that is why their bottom line looks better and you multiplied that by hundreds of companies from the united states that is why unemployment stays frustratingly high. won't that eventually hurt corporate profits? >> there is a lot that can go wrong and the fed was trying to minimize the risks if things go wrong from here but if you don't believe in the government and you don't believe in the u.s. currency because they are throwing so much money at it and you don't believe in government that when you do want to own are shares in corporations because they are the strongest entities in the world with a global footprint, good balance sheets. in a sea of uncertainty and lower returns one of the things you want to learn is a share of a growing stream of earnings and dividend and speculate by low-quality stocks, there is a lot that can go on but you want return and you do have to own the higher-quality companies and the globa
ABC
Sep 14, 2012 5:00pm PDT
their car. >> and there is hewlett-packard ceo meg whitman says hp is developing a new smart phone with tablet devices moving to focus on more hand held technology is among the first decision autos i had a tough decision to make when i'd been here just 30 days which is what to do. i said i don't want owe-to-shut this down. i want to provide this as open to the development community. so far, so good. >> whitman says does it not appear more layoffs are necessary. and the latest round of restructuring. >> coming up at 5:00 magic kingdom lifts an alcohol ban with restrictions. >> and type of x ray that's could increase. >> ask a muni rider wants to find a driver who found his precious jewel autos we're heading into the last weekend of sure. i'll let you know what this will feature coming up. >> ne >> university of california will pay damages to pro testors pepper sprayed by police last year. this video shows them spraying in the face. and terms were not made public and a damage has to review the matter. >> construction at sfo could cause traveling delays this weekend. one main runway b
FOX Business
Sep 12, 2012 3:00pm EDT
and see that. they will show that to you at 3:00 p.m. eastern we have meg whitman, the ceo of hewlett-packard, she had enough successful bid, and she took on what can only be described as a really tough challenge, a total nightmare as far as i'm concerned in just as many years, that is the one trying to at least do this. may whitman, they just announced more job cuts they have already had, with us exclusively at 3:00 p.m. eastern on fox business. also coming up, a brand-new startup, both of the cofounders coming up. i know david asman will be adjusted in this one. 8% of the time is the only amount of time you use your car. how about rent it out and get money. silicon valley, full of ideas. david: do you have meg whitman on anytime soon? liz: we are the ones, fox business exclusively. david: polls have a lot of interesting things with what is happening with the chips market. a little bit of that. we'll be getting to that situation precarious and could change everything, all the business plans. nicole petallides at the new york stock exchange. apple is the news of the day with their new
KOFY
Sep 14, 2012 9:00pm PDT
what hewlett packard whitman says data has silicon valley buzzing about a possible new entry. >> bus driver jumped out just before the bus plunges off the bridge in southern california. >> apple store where thieves drove a car in for a smash and grab robbery. >> i'm in the accu-weather forecast center. this weekend coming up. partly warm and partly not so warm. all the details in my accu-weather are are are are are. >> now the story we want the to bring you. homecoming for the 4 americans killed in libya. caskets pet by family along with president obama and secretary clinton. more now from martha. >> it was am about his door chris stevens flag draped casket first brought off the cargo plane. u.s. marines making the sad solemn walk to the hangar where the families, the secretary, the president waited to honor all of the dea dead. >> 4 americans. 4 patriots. they loved this country. they chose to serve it. served it well. they gnaw the danger. they accepted it. they didn't simply embrace the american ideal. they lived it. >>reporter: for secretary clinton it was personal. >> i was hono
NBC
Sep 24, 2012 5:00am PDT
. >> all right, thank you very much. >>> it's been one year since meg whitman took over hewlett-packard. we'll take a look at how she's doing, how the stock is doing, coming up in a bit. >> you're talking about clouds and we're talking about clouds of a different sort. >> smooth transition. >> not dark clouds by any stretch of the imagination. it's going to be nice out there today but one thing you'll notice is there are more clouds out there. yesterday was beautiful making for a gorgeous sunset this morning we're going to get a nice sunrise and that will take place just after 6:30. temperatures this morning are crisp to start. we're at 54 in livermore, 54 in san jose and 54 in santa cruz. so basically we had a weak disturbance come through and that's what added those clouds to our atmosphere. today high pressure regains control and this will move in every single day. a gradual warmup on the way. temperatures feeling summer-like and we're talking about the upper 80s today making way to the mid-90s by the end of the week. mostly clear to start you out, though. we do have some fog settlin
NBC
Sep 22, 2012 12:35am PDT
been a suspicious smell on the seventh floor, so we sent our investigative reporter craig whitman to take a closer look. >> something reeks on the seventh floor and it's not what you think. unless what you think is that it's the chemically infused butter on top of burnt microwave popcorn. but the question on everyone's mind is, "what clumsy colleague overcooked their kernels in the company kitchen?" well, we set our investigation on high for two and a half minutes in hopes that we might sniff out this reprehensible redenbacher. [ light laughter ] we set up a sting operation in the hope that we could bag this salty individual the moment he or she popped up. and soon enough she did. her name is rachel kline, and she works in the research department. little did she know, we were about to research her. rachel kline, craig whitman. are you the one that burnt the microwave popcorn in the kitchen earlier? >> yes. >> gotcha. [ laughter ] are you going to put a graphic over my face? [ slams ] [ applause ] >> jimmy: thank you, craig. and now for your stock report, let's send it over to our
NBC
Sep 14, 2012 10:00pm PDT
learning to love science. ♪ isn't that cool? and that's pretty cool. ♪ >>> meg whitman revealed they working on smartphones with tablets. whitman said the right thing for hewlett-packard and we will be successful. the giant has been struggling, to cut costs, hp announced it now plans to slash 29,000 jobs, by october of next year. investors like mark zuckerberg, giving the thumbs up after zuckerberg gave a talk about the company's ad exchange. helps marketers, target consumers. a new feature on facebook and could help the site. the 30-minute talk, translated into, more than $6 billion in additional market valuation for the company. facebook shares up 6.2% today. at $22. way down from the $3 ipo in may. but showing signs of improvement. >> the younger brother of yahoo! ceo is in legal trouble. mason meyer arrested for three fellows last fall. after his ex-girlfriend said she beat her. myers struck a plea deal with prosecutors today. the 34-year-old pleaded guilty to reduced charge of misdemeanor false imprisonment. his ex-girlfriend said she didn't report the alleged domestic violence
NBC
Sep 26, 2012 11:00pm EDT
. however, head coach randy whitman says now is the time for wall to take charge and help turn the tide. >> this has got to be a big step for him in taking that next step, and he's done a lot of those things this summer to try to make that happen. and, you know, work ethic being a big part of it. >>> and finally tonight, what a time in washington, d.c. sports. check out the cover of this week's sports illustrated. the headline says washington- baltimore, the unlikely sports capitol. if you look ?ierksd i've got it right here, change they can believe in. >> how exciting. it's got redskins, orioles, nationals, ravens, everybody. >> a long time coming. >> didn't look like they mentioned the wizards, though. somehow that didn't get on the list. i wonder why. >> we'll be right back, everybody. >>> all right, referees may be back at work. we, however, gorge home. >> we are. don't forget we're always on at wusa9.com. letterman is next. if something happens with the refs, we'll talk about it tomorrow morning.
ABC
Sep 20, 2012 5:00pm PDT
whitman jumping to three. kraft foods ceo irene rosenfeld and ellen coleman head of dupont round out the top five. and there are teen-aged girl maze prefer to use a pill or patch but leading gynecologists say doctors should be recommending iui -- iuds. and saying they're long lasting and more effective than the girls don't have to remember every time. >> there is low fat yogurt has been found to keep high blood pressure under control, following 2100 adults and found those who ate more low fat yogurt were 31% less likely to develop high blood pressure. and high blood pressure ups a risk for heart disease and stroke. 67 million americans have high blood pressure. >> if you like starbucks coffee and would like to have some, get thchl seattle-based company going start selling single serve brewers online this week for $199. it goes on sale at cafes next month. this is amid increasing competition for single serve brewers and pods they use. >> there is west nile virus found in antioch or latest round of fogging took place last night. four dead birds found in brentwood and two chicken was west n
ABC
Aug 31, 2012 11:00pm PDT
called brown saying he couldn't believe california voters chose him over meg whitman. today brown said it is on. >> i ran three miles in 29 minutes two nights ago. i hereby challenge governor christie to a three-mile race, push up contest and a chin up contest. >> no response yet from christie. brown is something of a fitness fanatic. here is the picture of him doing push ups with the help of his corgie setter. >>> the newest lottery millionaires are glad that a relative watches mortal vision than they do. here is what happened. vladimir and maurita hit a $52 million mega millions jackpot. they finally picked up prize today. why the delay? well they didn't know they had won until the lottery posted a surveillance picture of vladimir buying his ticket. and a relative called with a heads up. >> i rolled up my mouth and woke up my wife. she said what? i said we are wanted in the lotto. >> they are wealthy. vladimir was recently laid off and they are living with friends. well that's over. m awe rita will keep -- maurita will keep working at a hospital nurse assistant. >> the petaluma national
NBC
Sep 21, 2012 5:00pm PDT
former giants owner peter mcgowan and meg whitman. meanwhile, president obama will be back in the bay area for a fundraiser on october 8th. we have confirmed it will be a dinner and concert at san francisco's bill graham civic auditorium. no word on who will be performing at this concert. tickets range fromno carrierrinm steve handelsman, nbc bay area news. >> steve, thank you. once again mitt romney scheduled to arrive at sfo at around 5:45 or 5:50 this evening. getting a job in california isn't getting any easier, but employment in the bay area is on the upswing. not a surprise for a lot of people. the unemployment rate dipped here in the bay area, just a bit, from 10.7 to 10.6% because of the booming tech industry, the bay area has been the strongest regional area in the state. both the south bay and the san francisco region in recent months have posted the fastest rate of annual employment growth in the entire country. meanwhile, economists at ucla release at report just yesterday predicting that california's economy will rebound even more slowly than previously anticipated. >>> o
NBC
Sep 22, 2012 3:30pm PDT
by george schultz and meg whitman. romney's california tour continues, he's now in san diego. >>> on the other side of the aisle, house minority leader nancy pelosi was also home in the bay area today. of she made a stop at barack obama's campaign ofsz in san francisco. she expressed the importance of winning back the house majority. she also says democrats in the state need to get involved and use their political power to reelect the president. >> we don't take anything for granted, but we know that if we do our work door to door, mano y mano, neighborhood by neighborhood, precinct by precinct, it is there for us to win. >> her visit comes just one day after she and dozens of democrats took to the steps of the u.s. capitol to urge republicans to stay in session and deal with some unfinished business. congress went on its election break at the earliest point in decades, in session for just eight days. pelosi says democrats were prepared to stay until they passed president obama's jobs bill, a five-year farm bill, extend middle income tax cuts and address fiscal concerns. conversely,
ABC
Sep 18, 2012 2:30pm EDT
celebrate myself and what i assume, usual assume. >> this is alicia. and she is reading from walt whitman. >> from a series called "h "hysterical literature." >> she's really into it. to a point that i've never seen before. >> there's more than reading going on here. >> is there something under the table. >> i don't know if we should be watching this. >> she really, really likes this book. >> what is happening? >> i feel like you're going to get in trouble. >> it keeps going? >> oh, it goes on for more than 11 minutes. >> to see what this woman is doing, you can head over to our website "right this minute" and click on best of rtm. >> there's something floating in the sky. >> some folks are saying this is actually a mothership. like a mothe ship [ dog growls, barks ] bring your dog to work day... not our best idea. are better than others. that was fast! thank you. >>> the easiest way to put out a fire on your stove is to put a lid on it. fire departments are now using a similar tool, a fire blanket. they're doing some fire training and instead of hosing down this barbecue with foam or wat
NBC
Sep 20, 2012 11:00am PDT
estate. tickets are pricey, as high as $50,000 per person. the guest list includes hp ceo meg whitman, peter mcgowan, scott mcgeely and former secretary of state george schultz. the media is banned from that event. >>> a newly surfaced videotape has become the latest flash point in the presidential campaign. the 1998 video shows barack obama as an illinois state senator saying he believes redistribution when it comes to the nation's wealth. this follows a hidden camera video of mitt romney released only days earlier. nbc's peter alexander reports. >> reporter: at his first public event since his private comments surfaced, mitt romney tried to turn the page with a new message of incluesiveness. >> my campaign is about the 100% of americans. and i'm concerned about them. >> reporter: he counterattacked, furiously fighting back against his opponent. >> we've had a president who's been putting in place a political and economic program that a lot of us don't recognize. we haven't seen anything like this in america before. he said some years ago something which we're hearing about today on
NBC
Sep 20, 2012 4:30am PDT
$50,000 a person. the guest list includes meg whitman, former giants owner peter mcgowan, sun microsystems co-founder scott mcneeley and former secretary of state george schultz. the "chronicle" reporting the media will be banned from the event. >>> in the meantime romney is attempting to use old recordings of president obama to refocus his message on the campaign trail. the romney camp is accusing the president of favoring redistribution of wealth using a 1998 recording of then state senator barack obama talking about making government more efficient. here's a clip from that video. >> i think the trick is figuring out how do we structure government systems that pool resources and, hence, facilitate summary distribution because i actually believe in redistribution, at least at a certain level, to make sure that everybody has got a shot. >> many have described that suggestion as socialist. both candidates are in florida today participating in televised spanish language forums courting the critically important hispanic votes. >> it's all very much gamesmanship. it's all on. >>>
ABC
Sep 22, 2012 1:05am PDT
whitman. supporters and protesters line owed -- lined the route. >> we don't know what the plan is. i would love to hear it, but i don't think they are going to tell us. if they are going to go baying to the busho go era -- going too back to the bush era, we are in for a scary time. >> when i hear barack obama who doesn't know the difference between a general and an admiral when he made a mistake last week or calls a marine corpsman, i think that our chief doesn't have an idea. >> it costs thousands per couple. >>> president obama appeared at a campaign rally in have you vaw, one of the eight battleground states. he is expected to stop in the bay area for a fundraiser here on october 8th. >>> a charter jet carrying ann romney and secret service agents and a crew of three had to make an emergency landing in denver after an electrical fire filled the plane with smoke. a flight attendant used a fire distinguisher to contain that vapor. no oxygen masks were deployed, and there were no injuries. mrs. romney was on her way from omaha to santa monica. she arrived in los angeles a few hours l
KOFY
Sep 22, 2012 12:00am PDT
event hosted by george shultz and his wife. and the hewlet packard cceo, meg whitman. supporters and protesters line owed -- lined the route. >> we don't know what the plan is. i would love to hear it, but i don't think they are going to tell us. if they are going to go baying to the bush era -- going to go back to the bush era, we are in for a scary time. >> when i hear barack obama who doesn't know the difference between a general and an admiral when he made a mistake last week or calls a marine corpsman, i think that our chief doesn't have an idea. >> it costs thousands per couple. >>> president obama appeared at a campaign rally in have you vaw, one of the eight battleground states. he is expected to stop in the bay area for a fundraiser here on october 8th. >>> a charter jet carrying ann romney and secret service agents and a crew of three had to make an emergency landing in denver after an electrical fire filled the plane with smoke. a flight attendant used a fire distinguisher to contain that vapor. no oxygen masks were deployed, and there were no injuries. mrs. romney was on
ABC
Sep 1, 2012 1:05am PDT
called brown saying he couldn't believe california voters chose him over meg whitman. today brown said it is>> i >> i ran three miles in 29 minutes two nights ago. i hereby challenge governor christie to a three-mile race, push up contest and a chin up contest. >> no response yet from christie. brown is something of a fitness fanatic. here is the picture of him doing push ups with the help of his corgie setter. >>> the newest lottery millionaires are glad that a relative watches mortal vision than they do. here is what happened. megllion mega millionst a $52 jackpot. they finally picked up prize today. why the delay? well they didn't know they had won until the lottery posted a surveillance picture of vladimir buying his ticket. and a relative called with a heads up. >> i ro my mouth and woke up my wife. she said what? i said we are wanted in the lotto. laidecently laid off and they are living with friends. well that's over.awe m awe rita will keep -- maurita will keep working at a hospital nurse assistant. >> the petaluma national little league team ran on to the field before the game
NBC
Sep 20, 2012 5:00pm PDT
person. the guest list includes meg whitman, peter mcgowan, scott mcneely and former secretary of state george shultz. the media will be banned from this event. >>> it's the news the entire department was waiting to hear. a san jose firefighter's heart stopped while battling a fire three weeks ago. is now out of the hospital and will be back on the job shortly. he was released yesterday. the 41-year-old went into cardiac arrest while on scene of a fire at st. patrick's church. this happened last month. his fellow firefighters saved his life. as soon as he was released yesterday. he visited the crew at station one, where he's been working for a decade. since his collapse he's never been alone. ryan plans to return to the department in a few months. >>> like firefighters, sheriff's deputies trained to deal with life and death situations. >> two alameda county deputies know the answer to that question. they came through in a big way. that leads us to garvin thomas with our bay area proud series. >> tonight's story is not just about heroism, it's about team work. tony whittle and sand
FOX
Sep 6, 2012 12:00pm PDT
. state assemblyman jerry hill and hp's meg whitman were among those in attendance. the 5 4u7b thousand square stood hospital expansion doubles the existing hospital size. it also adds 150 know patient rooms and is equipped with advanced diagnostic and treatment equipment. the hospital says it's expanding in order to respond to a growing communities it need. >> this is one of the foremost children's hospitals in the united states. we take some very difficult cases here and we are growing to meet that need. >> the expansion is part of the stanford university medical center's renewal project which is rebidding and modernizing if a us is there. >>> a severely wounded soldier is receiving a special gift in the south bay. army sargeant brian jurrjens suffered a broken leg. he and his wife had been living in a private military complex in mountain view since january. as we showed you live on ktvu mornings on 2, volunteers are bidding a new outside railing and ramp for his home as well as making his bathroom more accessible. >> they are here to help me. i appreciate it, because i need some help
KOFY
Sep 1, 2012 12:00am PDT
over meg whitman. today brown said it is on. >> i ran three miles in 29 minutes two nights ago. i hereby challenge governor christie to a three-mile race, push up contest and a chin up contest. >> no response yet from christie. brown is something of a fitness fanatic. here is the picture of him doing push ups with the help of his corgie setter. >>> the newest lottery millionaires are glad that a relative watches mortal vision than they do. here is what happened. vladimir and maurita hit a $52 million mega millions jackpot. they finally picked up prize today. why the delay? well they didn't know they had won until the lottery posted a surveillance picture of vladimir buying his ticket. and a relative called with a heads up. >> i rolled up my mouth and woke up my wife. she said what? i said we are wanted in the lotto. >> they are wealthy. vladimir was recently laid off and they are living with friends. well that's over. m awe rita will keep -- maurita will keep working at a hospital nurse assistant. >> the petaluma national little league team ran on to the field before the game with
CNBC
Sep 20, 2012 6:00am EDT
fiorina who was running hp at the time. and then her successor was meg whitman. so we did have tech did dominate the list and then -- for a while. and then they left their jobs. and interestingly, meg whitman who used to be number one on our list for a few years is now ceo of hewlett-packard and is number three on our list now. >> but it's in revenue? because in market cap, those aren't the biggest tech companies. >> no, believe me, it's amazing to realize that, okay -- >> apple is bigger in market cap and that's not a woman. >> right. absolutely. but these are the two biggest companies in revenue in america. but it was not a toss up between these two women in terms of who was number one. hp's market cap is $36 billion. ibm's market cap is $236 billion. >> patty, angela browley, is she gone? >> she's gone. >> that's depressing to me. it's all about the job you have at the time. so it seems like you would gain power and still be powerful, but the minute you lose your job, you're just back to nothing at all. >> unfortunately, you know, i like to say that real power is what you have outsid
CBS
Sep 4, 2012 6:00am PDT
comparing meg whitman to girls. >> san francisco call in this melissa griffin will join us from the convention just a few minutes away and you can find continuing coverage on cbssf.com. the time is 611. the giants hold on to their streak by just a thread. an amazing comeback against arizona. >> the power and flooding problems still plague in the gulf states >> demands close encounter with a very angry moves. how he managed to catch,,,,,,,, >> a frightening encounter with a moose is caught on camera. a vermont man grabbed a video camera and ran for the safety of his home when it started charging. a game warden had to put the moves down because it was suffering from brain warm which causes him to walk in tight circles, run into things and charge. >> we had one go through our yard in new hampshire and if you see one, you get away. >> at the bay bridge toll plaza, the metering lights are still not on at 615 but as you can see from the back up, it is turned on any minute. we had a spa reported approaching to pay gates earlier but that seems to be cleared out of lanes now. westbound 580,
ABC
Sep 6, 2012 6:00pm PDT
advice is meg whitman. she spoke with terry mcsweeney today in an event. >> i'm out of the politics business now. if you're not in the campaign, living it your advice is not that useful. you have to be in the swim. like looking at hp but not being interest there and giving us advice. it's not that helpful unless you're in the middle of it. >> there is tonight's money matters, wall street give as proveal to a plan to boost the european economy. the dow jones shot up by more than 244 points. and today european central bank agreed to buy unlimit amount of bonds from country as agreeing to strict economic reforms. and there is a private equity firm thain vested in solyndra stands to lose $900 million or so but will be able to cut their tax bill by more than $300 million. and albert son's announced plans to close more than two dozen stores. and says the stores have under performed and will be shuttered. >> and. >> today, amazon with the second generation of the popular kindel fire. and you might just call it the kindel fire fail. the ceo proudly held up not one, but two tablet devices. o
CNBC
Sep 10, 2012 12:00pm EDT
you have a trade on hewlett-packard? meg whitman's going to get it right there, right? >> i would stay really far away and do something better with your capital. this is a really troubled situation. i don't think there's a ton of risk given where the share price is. but there are so many better things out there to be involved with. really, when it comes down to it, what does hewlett-packard do anyone is interested in? printer cartridges? >> i thought there was, like, something else. >> i'll answer that question. no. >> not rhetorical. is there a single device that hewlett-packard makes that anyone you know is interested in? >> the answer to that is no. but, josh, if you look at what they're spending the cost savings on, it is a lot of r & d. it is about data centers, service centers. >> call me in three years when that bears fruit. until then i'd rather be in higher quality names. >> i totally hear you and totally agree. to push back, they are trying to turn around the ship. it's not as if they think printer cartridges where they want to be ten years from now. >> they are losing s
MSNBC
Sep 17, 2012 2:00pm EDT
on this really, big, important 2010 gubernatorial race between meg whitman and jerry brown, meg whitman went to the right. in the primaries it's sometimes hard to come back into the center in the general election because you have a record that you built that the other cam panl will exploit. >> elcriticize the president on the issue of immigration specifically, and then you throw in the economy. which should he play to gather interest from this group? the economy is the number one issue. >> that's right. that's the pitch that you've seen republicans make, including mitt romney. that is a pitch that actually should work pretty well because they do have the numbers on their side saying that, look, latinos have this unemployment rate above 10%. even the african-american unemployment rate is incredibly higher, higher than the nation's average. the problem when it comes to republicans is its tone. this was something that jeb bush, the former florida governor touched on with the interview of "meet the press" right before the governor conventions saying the tone the republicans have had
CSPAN
Sep 23, 2012 9:20pm EDT
, you are now famous throughout the country, meg whitman. she worked with mitt. [applause] as the first lady of massachusetts, at short to focus attention on the challenges facing at risk youth and continues to be interested in that today. while serving on the board of the united way, she founded a program that joins inner-city boston churches would at risk used in the community. she is a strong believer that faith based and community organizations can reach some of our communities better than government. in 1988, she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. the words that come to mind our courage, inspiration, and she is a rock. [applause] some days she could not get out of bed. however, she was determined to conquer her illness. when he ran the olympics in 2002, she was given the honor of carrying the torch. her five sons and her has been united behind her. it is that a fire that burns with the strength and passion to overcome any obstacle and that served as inspiration to all of us. she will continue to raise awareness -- she will continue to inspire all of us. please join me in welcom
ABC
Sep 14, 2012 6:00pm PDT
hewlett-packard's meg whitman said that had silicon valley buzzing about a possible entry. >> a new shark sighting here in the bay area off the coastline. two of them. and why no local beaches have >>> apple won another in a patent dispute with samsung saying they did not violate patents in designing iphone and ipad. and last month, apple won a landmark verdict when a jury decided it was samsung copying key features. speaking of which the first batch of iphone 5s is sold out. and now, the best they can promise is delivery in two weeks suggesting demand for iphone 5 may be stronger than apple expected. apple stock closed at another all-time high today on a gain of $8 a share. there is more than $30 a share since tuesday. >> hewlett-packard plans to take on apple as well as samsung but is there room for another competitor? david louie takes a look. >> the smart phone market is crowded giving consumers plenty of choices. hp says it wants to jump back in, acquiring palm two years ago and then, dropped out of the market. ah's ceo was asked on fox business network if she likes the maker of the
CSPAN
Sep 22, 2012 7:00pm EDT
country, meg whitman. she worked with mitt. [applause] i cannot see say enough about being thrilled to have paul ryan and his wife as part our team. he is so great. [applause] and he is ringing a warning bell. we appreciate the bell he is bringing. he is making all of us aware that we are approaching a fiscal cliff, that we have economic problems in this nation that have got to be addressed and have got to be solved. we are grateful for a man who has that much courage, integrity. we love paul ryan. [applause] i am going to now have fun and tell you a story about mid. and my fun job as a wife is to tell people about things that you might not know about. i think everyone knows he was a governor, successful businessman, that he has a big family. in the balloon drop, my grandchildren got lost. the balloons were dropping. and there were diving into the balloons. but they knew there was going to be another balloon drop and there were truly going to be buried. but they did not mind. that was their favorite part of the convention. there was a story told at the convention that i would like t
ABC
Sep 21, 2012 4:00pm PDT
pulling its search engine out in 2010. this could lift chinese system bido. and meg whitman hoping to revive hewlett-packard by intro dugsing products aimed at corporate clients. and the computer making hoping for a turn around and has been for four quarters continuing to struggle to compete with other companies in the cloud computing business. and there is a late day as financial shares slid. and your bloomberg silicon valley index up just slightly. and there are shares of apple pushing it higher, former nfl receiver is turning to cloud funding to raise money for heart treatment. doctors told him he was too old. he's hoping to raise cash to try tochl permanental stem cell treatment in the bahamas and his insurance will not pay for. he's raised $17,000 of his $35,000 goal, and on the web site go fund me.com. there you go. it's a good story to round out friday. in new york. >> back to you. >> thank you very much and have a great weekend. >> happy hobbit day. 75 years ago, the classic book "the hobbit" was released. and created again raigs of fans. the book tells a story of bilbo bag
CSPAN
Sep 4, 2012 7:30am EDT
whitman. we have allen ginsberg. so we really tried to be very clear that poetry has been an impressive part of american history, and that america is have been very committed to both writing and reading poetry. and i think that continues today. >> what about religious books? >> well, we do have a holographic the bible. a lot of the books, while they would necessarily be associated with a religion, have a moralistic or a kind of do good tone to them. and we really felt that that is more representative of america. than would be a particular religious books. so we tried to look at the values of america, her spiritual sort of persona, rather than looking at particular religious books. >> how did you get your start here at the library of congress? >> oh, my goodness. well, i started here over 30 years ago as the first special assistant to the law librarians, fairly fresh out of law school. i absolutely fell in love with the library of congress, and 30 plus years ago, as today, you cannot keep me aay. i'm going to work every morning. and i think that working here and being here surrounded by
CBS
Sep 21, 2012 6:00pm PDT
the $50,000 per person dinner will include former secretary of state george shultz, meg whitman, and tom siegel. while the spotlight is here, the focus for many is on the former governor's tax information that he released this afternoon, 1200 pages of it. >> there's nothing that he did that was illegal or gaming the system, this is the way the tax laws are written. and he has complied, he has given up the information that he did not have to give up. you can credit him for those things. >> after months of criticism and refusal, he released 20 years of financial summaries showing he paid an average of 22.2 percent in federal taxes with a lowest rate at 13.6. he also released his 2011 tax return as he promised earlier this year, it shows that he made well over $30 million, paid $4 million to charity and a tax rate of 14.1%. that is less than the average american which the congressional budget office says is more than 17%. >> frankly, i think it is not going to help him because at the end of the day what he is paying is still less than the average person that he is trying to identif
FOX News
Sep 20, 2012 12:00am EDT
. and that, sadly is a day in the life of president barack obama. with me is bernard whitman and kerry picket. he goes on letterman, let's just remind everybody, remember, sandra fluke, highlighted at the dnc, he calls her and i'm so sorry that horrible things were said about you but then he yuks it up with this guy. >> maybe one awkward moment in the game. one awkward moment for sarah palin at the "game, during the seventh inning her daughter was knocked up by alex rodriguez. >> teenage daughter knocked up by alex rodriguez? now sandra nuke was a big issue. tell me that's not hypocrisy. >> no, it's not. the fact is mitt romney ought to send barack obama a thank you note because mitt romney had the worst possible day in the world the day before. romney lost the presidency the day before. >> excuse me. excuse me. >> is that hypocrisy? >> i think it's complete hypocrisy. we are looking at barack obama looking into campaign mode -- no, he always because in campaign mode when he two been governing. we have the middle east in complete sham bells, thanks in part to barack obama's policy, and
FOX Business
Sep 11, 2012 3:00pm EDT
whitman. and on friday she is talking to the innovators of slip board along with decisionmakers from sony bloggers electronic arts and stand this. though the your stocks right now. the forget three days in the valley with liz claman does start tomorrow throughout the day. wants to let you know. global financial partners capital portfolio manager and managing director back with more investment ideas. we were talking in the break about a lot of people nervous about equities. there are stocks you like. >> look at natural gas plays. it will create a ton of jobs and one of the ways conservatively to play it is true in energy. gives you a yield of 7% and natural gas over the next five years has a small increase they will be at the forefront of being able to profit. cheryl: they hit $40. that is the high over the last year so it is at the top level. would you still buy it? >> absolutely. it has a boring pattern to it but the yield is what makes the stock. cheryl: boring could be good. i was curious about this because of the defense contractor just coming. going to stay with us. >> the downs
ABC
Sep 22, 2012 6:00am PDT
george shultz and his wife, and meg whitman was there. supporters and protesters turned out. >> we don't know what the romney plan is. i would love to hear it, but i don't think they are going to tell us. so if they are going to go back to the bush era, we are in for a very scary time. >> when i hear barack obama, who doesn't know the difference between a general and an admiral when he made a mistake last week or called him a marine corpse-man, i get an idea he doesn't get it. >> tickets to the romney fundrazor cost more than 100,000 a couple. >>> a frightening moment for mitt romney's wife. the plane she was on had to make an emergency landing. the private campaign jet was at 40,000 feet when thick smoke filled the cabin. the pilot began a decent. no one was hurt and the plane landed safely and mrs. romney continued her flight to santa monica. >>> and today president obama is going to be in milwaukee, wisconsin and another of those battleground states. he's schedule today stop in the bay area on october 8th. >>> new this morning president obama is using his weekly address to blast
ABC
Sep 17, 2012 5:00am PDT
man died after suffering some type of head trauma, found on whitman near sycamore avenue around 5:00 sunday morning. police will only say the victim was a man in his 50s and possibly a transient from the area. >>> 5:06. tonight san jose leaders are holding two different meetings dealing with the city's crime problem. the first at 6:30 in east san jose hosted by the city's police union and other labor groups on how to protect your family and property. at 7:00, the city council holds a city hall study session on police response to crimes and gang activity. both sides at odds over the cause of san jose's spike in crime. police union blames lay-offs and pay cuts driving officers to leave the department. councilwoman says she wants to separate facts from what she calls a fear campaign waged by labor groups. >>> warning for residents in one neighborhood, one resident reported seeing a mountain lion over the weekend, 3:00 yesterday on westgate way, when that report was made. the person who called said a large cat jumped on to the roadway and then ran off. police responded and didn't find
ABC
Sep 22, 2012 5:00am PDT
wife, and meg whitman. supporters and protesters lined the roofs. >> we don't know what the romney plan is. i would love to hear it, but i don't think they are going to tell us. so if they are going to go back to the bush era, we are in for a very scary time. >> i hear barack obama, who doesn't know the difference between a general and an admiral when he made a mistake last week or called him a march corpsman, i get an idea he doesn't get it. >> tickets cost more than $100,000 a couple. >>> a frightening moment for mitt romney's wife. the plane she was on had to make an emergency landing. the private campaign jet was at 40,000 feet when thick smoke filled the cabin. the pilot began a decent. no one was hurt and the plane landed safely and mrs. romney continued her flight to santa monica. >>> and today president obama is going to be in milwaukee, wisconsin and another of those battleground states. he's schedule today stop in the bay area on october 8th. new this morning president obama is using his weekly address to blast members of congress for going home to campaign while leaving unfin
ABC
Sep 1, 2012 6:00am PDT
brown an old retread, saying he couldn't believe california voters chose him over meg whitman. today brown said, it's gone. >> i have to tell you, i ran three miles in 29 minutes two nights ago. [applause] >> and i hereby challenge governor christie to a three mile race, a pushup contest, and a an chin-up contest! >>here's the picture of the governor last year doing pushups. well, we are assuming he's doing pushups. we don't see him doing it there, it's a still picture. but he's getting help from his dog. there's no response yet on that challenge from christie. >>> we are a few days away from the democratic national convention being held in charlotte, north carolina. karen traverse takes a look ahead to the dnc and why the stakes are so high for president obama and the nation. >> president obama has less than 70 days to convince voters to stay the course. >> that's why i am running for president. , president of the united states of america! >> democrats need to make the election a choice between president obama's plans for economic recovery and that of republicans. not a referendum o
NBC
Sep 21, 2012 10:00pm EDT
whitman. mom's favorite. you remember. well, she used to say it every time we went over a bridge. your mother was a true new yorker. her first love was her city. well, she may have loved the city, but she was only nuts about you. (inhales deeply) do you really need to go in on a saturday or are you just keeping busy? i am not just keeping myself busy. i am busy. and it has nothing to do with tomorrow being mother's day. it's okay, dad. the weekend's gonna be hard for all of us. you know, a little birdie told me that linda and your girlfriends want to take you out dancing. yeah? what about nicky? do you want me to take your only granddaughter to the boom boom room? i can watch nicky. she can help me make my famous mother's day mash. maybe some other time. erin, i'm the dad. it is my job to worry about you, not the other way around. okay, and who's gonna worry about you? what do you think i have garrett for? (chuckles) renzulli: next item. please give a warm welcome to a very special guest. my good friend, detective danny reagan. (applause, cheers) all right, fellas, ladies, i'm lo
NBC
Sep 11, 2012 9:00am EDT
turtles. >> making a comeback. >> with mae whitman from "parenthood." she's playing april o'neill. your digestive system mat could be working better. listen to this. with occasional irregularity, things your body doesn't use could be lingering in your system, causing discomfort. but activia has been shown in clinical studies to help with slow intestinal transit when consumed 3 times per day. 7 out of 10 doctors recommend activia. and the great taste is recommended by me! ♪ activia on their own are amazing, but press out some biscuit dough, add some sauce and some pepperoni and cheese and monday's dinner is now a grands mini pizza party. pillsbury grands biscuits. let the making begin. >> this is wbal-tv 11 news in baltimore. >> another cool start this tuesday. plenty of sunshine. we are even going to lose the wind. high temperatures between 75 and 80 degrees. we will keep the sunshine on wednesday, thursday, and friday. a 30% chance ♪ ♪ gangnam style ♪ ♪ gangnam style ♪ >> psy's "gangnam style" with more than 140 million hits on youtube. this is probably not video for kids h
NBC
Sep 24, 2012 7:00am EDT
hugged by a baby. whitman, nice to meet you. and tiffany, pleasure, nice to meet you, my dear. so, we have to start off the season right. this is called smash for cash. jonathan mangum is standing by with goggles and a mallet. you know how we do. we have ten piggy banks on stage. eight of those have cash, two have zonks. each of you will choose a piggy bank. for every dollar in your bank, you'll move one step up the money ladder, all the way from $1,000, $2,000, $3,000, $5,000, $20,000. if your bank contains a zonk, you're out of the game, but your partner can continue playing. the game is over when you both pick zonks and you're out, or when you smashed enough cash to win $20,000. are you ready? - yes. wayne: who's picking first? - i'll pick first. wayne: lady baby, go. - i'm going to pick number three. wayne: number three- mr. mangum? jonathan: number three. there's cash. - yeah! jonathan: three dollars. wayne: congratulations, you've got $1,000, you are two away from $2,000. whitman, no zonks, so just keep on playing. hit it. - eight. wayne: eight, he says. are you luckily normally
KOFY
Aug 31, 2012 9:00pm PDT
contest. >> christy was responding to brown being elected over whitman. >> one moment from the republican national convention that still has people talking is clint eastwood speech. create on line trend called eastwooding. sergio has the story. >>reporter: as if it was a four shadowing clint eastwood came on stage to the theme song from his classic film the good, bad and ugly. few minutes that the speech an empty chair turned into an odd co-star. >> i have got mr. obama sitting here. and he's, i just was going to ask him a couple questions. >>reporter: the unscripted conversation was not without some serious subject matter like foreign policy. >> you thought the war in afghanistan was okay. >>reporter: but it often veered into the bizarre like a couple off color fill in the blank reaction from the empty chair. >> what do you want me to tell romney? i can't tell him to do that. can't do that to himself. >>reporter: eastwood prime time chat with the chair has turned into a moment of inspiration on line. eastwoo eastwooding all abuzz on twitter. brook with net root nation one of t
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